Scotland’s Employer Recruitment Incentive is aimed at helping unemployed young people who are facing significan challenges. The aim is to encourage employers to recruit young people aged 16-24 years old [or up to 29 years old for young people with Additional support Needs] into sustainable employment, including Modern Apprenticeships.
Employers can receive a maximum grant of £4,463 whn employing a young person for a minimum of one year!
The incentive will be available to use as a contribution to the additional costs of recruiting and sustaining a young person in employment for up to 52 weeks.
So if you are a young person aged between 16 and 24 years old, or up to 29 years old if you have Additional Support Needs, currently unemployed and looking for long term employment opportunities.
Or you are an employer looking to hire a young person or to take a Modern Apprentice,
Contact Laura Penny, SERI Programme Administrator at SERI@aberdeencity.gcsx.gov.uk or 01224 522 506
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